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In the mid-19th century, little was known in Russia about the Slavo-Turkic region of Herzegovina. In 1858 a small article, The Annals of Herzegovina 1831-1857, authored by a hieromonk of Mostar, Prokopije Čokorilo was published in the Slavophile journal Russkaya beseda (“Russian Conversation”) and became one of the first works in Russian which dealt with this region of the Balkans.

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In the second half of the 19th century, the first newspapers in Bosnia and Herzegovina were published and printed.


A graduate of Moscow University, a Slavophile, a Slavicist and a diplomat who introduced Bosnia and Herzegovina to the Russian people.


SESDiva ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 – S&T

SESDiva. Project № 156

SESDiva aims at creating a virtual museum of written culture in relation to the social, religious, cultural, and ideological environment and relations between the South and East Slavs throughout the centuries from the 11th to the beginning of the 20th century.

Duration: 2018-2020
Program: ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 ‐ S&T Projects